The Christmas count down has begun–are you ready to have some fun with your kids over the next month? Don’t miss these 10 fabulous, easy, and budget friendly holiday activities to enjoy with your kids.
Did you have Christmas traditions growing up? We did in my family. Traditional recipes, such as mince pies, trifle, and fruitcake, were prepared and served. Every year we made paper chains and simple decorations. We had a Advent calendar with little windows to open each day. There was a special outing to pick holly and Christmas movies to watch. Christmas Day was always spent at home and followed the same routine. On Boxing Day we visited my grandparents.
All these things were part of my Christmas growing up. It wouldn’t have been Christmas without them and they will always evoke very happy memories for me.
That is the beauty of family traditions isn’t it? Those repeated rituals that create closeness and foster a feeling of belonging.Continue Reading
Looking for Advent ideas? Here’s an awesome collection of simple Advent activities. None of them require a lot of preparation or expense. Easy and simple is perfect for this busy time of year! Build memories that last a lifetime.
Do you enjoy spring as much as I do? It is my favorite season. The arrival of the robins, watching the first green shoots push bravely through the soil, chasing after your friend with a handful of worms! This author might be guilty of that one!
Spring is a HUGE deal in Canada. Our winters are very long. Just when you think you simply cannot endure another snowstorm you notice the first hints of spring. It’s definitely worth celebrating.
Would you like a really simple activity to help your family welcome spring? I have just the thing for you!